I saw an old lady jumping with the joy who learnt the birth of his grandson.
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I come from an orthodox upper middle class south Indian family.
I get angry with myself when I think of such things.
I was scolded and beaten up severely.
It’s stupid, right? But could I have stopped it?
They cry for their son who left alone in hard times of life.
Till today I sometimes doubt my male friends.
He suddenly put his hands under my top and grabbed my breasts.
I kept quiet for years.
As a trusting child, I said yes.
Don’t make us dumb human beings.
I was scared, scared of everything.
I started behaving stupid and dumb.
She knows she isn’t safe anywhere.
His face, that sly smile, and his eyes filled with the glory of achievement.
I was doing whatever he asked me to.
I have always followed all their instructions.
I wish this suffocation in the name of Indian culture stops.
I went blank, and he pushed his finger up.
I went near her to show her the baby and the gender.
I always wanted two kids.
There are thousands of girls in our country like me.
I was 13 and my family moved to Delhi.
I was from a good family.
He would touch our breasts and always tell us to stay still.
“What if this happens to my daughter?”
I never got any support from my mom and dad.
My father was a defence officer.
I feel that the problem is not with the law.
It was a horrifying night.
I was so petrified to tell my parents about this.
I screamed that day.
I thought for a second that I should tell someone about this.
No one rejoiced in her birth like I did.
He said I was his favourite sister and I was disgusted.
Parents only get loneliness and abuse.
I wanted to live for her.
Was marriage the only way to ‘protect’ a girl?
I feel as if I forced them to give birth to me.
Deep inside, I want to revolt.
Mother asked "have you had a bath?"
I was born in a Brahmin family.
Now I am a happy independent woman.
I feel it was cowardly of me
Where is the justice in this world?
I wake up crying in the middle of the night.
I lived with this horror for 8 long years.
His family members kept watching but none stepped forward to help me.
Being born a woman is a curse for me.
I was forbidden from going out.
My story is nothing extraordinary.
My burning insecurities were given air.
And now I am just a young girl with crushed dreams.
I hit him on his hand.
I want to be independent.
I come from a Rajput family.
What I also knew was that I could not do this alone.
I told him that parents aren't home, expecting him to leave from the doorstep.
Those people who do not even know her.
I Grew Up To Believe That I Was Supposed To Get Married Till This One Incident Changed My Life Forever
I was mentally prepared for such a life.
You must know, there will come evils in your life, like Cinderella's stepmother and sisters.
Coz, I don’t want to sleep with my eyes open.
Uncle asked me to come to their place for my summer vacation.
I do not complain to God now.
"What's that thing in your hand?"
You give some when you have a daughter and you get some otherwise.
But to date, I've not shed a tear.
What happened underneath was 'our little secret'.
I Was 10 When I Realised I Was Interested In Women, What I Did Next Was The Biggest Mistake Of My Life
"Be grateful that I am touching you. Do you think other women would touch a pervert like you?"
So this is how I grew up to be an insecure girl and sister.
She looked tinier than usual, and then she said it out loud, "Today, at the park, a boy squeezed my chest."
They tell her that her monthly cycles will start soon. She will be a woman.
I Was 3-Months-Old When My Mother Left Me With My Grandparents, What Happened To Me There Is A Secret I Can't Even Tell My Husband
I kept shut until the night everything went out of hand.
I can never have babies.